The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 63 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.22% 0.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £55,000 £31,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Manual Testing
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
379 368 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 85.17% 82.88% 81.60%
Number of salaries quoted 334 276 380
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,636
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Manual Testing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Blackpool, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £38,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 12 days ago